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52. More Apple trees for Beechbrae Orchard

We have had an eventful summer and autumn with projects on the land as well as Ally spending countless hours applying for funding for different projects. We’ve had a few successes with various grants that both allow our business to develop … Continue reading

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50. Professional Tree Inspection Training

I went to a professional tree inspection course put on by Chris Simpson of Informed Tree Services with the aim of learning more about trees and fungus. The course was set in Falkirk in the beautiful setting of Callendar House. The old estates are … Continue reading

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41. The Containers

As a part of the Enterprise Ready Fund Grant we were able to buy 2 shipping containers – which is brilliant. We hummed and hawed about where to put them – I wanted to hide them away as I didn’t see them … Continue reading

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8. Bees

Our friends Jocelyn and Josiah caught a swarm of bees last summer and housed them in their natural hive. Since they weren’t exactly allowed to take them with them to Virginia, they said we could have them! There was a concern that … Continue reading

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